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Default 17x223 / 17 rem.

is the 17x223 the same as the 17 rem.?
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Default 17x223 / 17 rem.

RICKYP: the 17 remington is similar to, but not identical with the 17-223 wildcat developed about 1965 (per cartridges of the world ) it is based on the 223 case necked doen to 17 with the shoulder moved back .087-inch. JIM

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